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Forum: DIY   09-24-2010, 08:57 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 33,918
Posted By airborne_r6
Are you willing to post up the schematics for...

Are you willing to post up the schematics for your module or is it something you are hoping to market?
Forum: Equipment   02-16-2010, 10:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,359
Posted By airborne_r6
Thats what I am not understanding, if both gauges...

Thats what I am not understanding, if both gauges are already broken, why not just remove both broken gauges and put new ones in?

It should be cheaper for them and you get to keep your same...
Forum: Equipment   02-16-2010, 10:16 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,359
Posted By airborne_r6
They are giving most likely giving you a lower...

They are giving most likely giving you a lower quality regulator. Why dont they just replace the broken gauges?
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   02-08-2010, 03:40 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,241
Posted By airborne_r6
You took him to the doctor to pull a staple out...

You took him to the doctor to pull a staple out off his finger and then called him a "Poor little guy" in an international forum? No wonder his pride is hurt.
Forum: DIY   12-30-2009, 07:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,837
Posted By airborne_r6
Considering that about half of the needle valves...

Considering that about half of the needle valves sold give inconsistent results, the chance of DIYing a good needle valve is basically zero.
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   12-30-2009, 05:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,255
Posted By airborne_r6
If it wasnt right it the middle of the college...

If it wasnt right it the middle of the college bowl games and one week before NFL playoffs start we might care more, but I doubt it.
Forum: DIY   12-28-2009, 02:39 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,785
Posted By airborne_r6
This is the correct answer and trying to switch a...

This is the correct answer and trying to switch a fluorescent bulb between the ballast and the bulb is not safe and could easily cause a fire.
Forum: Equipment   12-16-2009, 05:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 582
Posted By airborne_r6
That is a good valve, the problem is the...

That is a good valve, the problem is the fittings. As far as I know you would need to order adapters from Swagelok to adapt the 1/8 Swagelok tubing to 1/8 NPT to go into a solenoid and to a barbed...
Forum: Equipment   12-12-2009, 08:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,169
Posted By airborne_r6
The difference is rate refers to how fast...

The difference is rate refers to how fast something happens and the coefficient of thermal expansion refers to the degree that something changes size with a change in temperature. What the :thumbsdow...
Forum: DIY   12-12-2009, 08:29 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 7,361
Posted By airborne_r6
Take a look at these drill guides (you will have...

Take a look at these drill guides (you will have to scroll down a little):
http://www.rockler.com/product.cfm?page=2406&filter=forstner%20guide
http://www.ptreeusa.com/forstner_bit_sets.htm
Forum: Equipment   12-08-2009, 11:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 314
Posted By airborne_r6
I used to be an electrician. I would guess the...

I used to be an electrician. I would guess the problem is when you describe it to them over the phone they are unfamiliar with the light and arent sure what you are talking about. Try actually...
Forum: DIY   12-08-2009, 11:15 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 7,361
Posted By airborne_r6
Ahh, that would help. I am at the exact opposite...

Ahh, that would help. I am at the exact opposite end of the work spectrum. Finishing my bachelors and and applying to graduate school so I basically have no free time, in fact I am in the library...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   12-08-2009, 11:10 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,343
Posted By airborne_r6
Wow, someone else, well almost, I have my apps in...

Wow, someone else, well almost, I have my apps in and am waiting for interviews.
Forum: DIY   12-08-2009, 05:14 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 7,361
Posted By airborne_r6
Hoppy, you are amazing. I have a...

Hoppy, you are amazing.

I have a considerably better woodshop than you and have built absolutely nothing in the last year. I have had the wood for a new canopy for my 20 since May and havent...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   12-08-2009, 02:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 429
Posted By airborne_r6
Yeah if you havent seen this you definitely...

Yeah if you havent seen this you definitely should, its hilarious.
Forum: DIY   12-03-2009, 06:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,910
Posted By airborne_r6
Thats the most important thing and one that I...

Thats the most important thing and one that I find very difficult as a DIYer. Yes, honey, the boards/saw/clamps/drill/electrical meter has to be on the kitchen table/staircase/living room floor and...
Forum: DIY   12-02-2009, 01:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,910
Posted By airborne_r6
Unless whatever you are gluing will be exposed to...

Unless whatever you are gluing will be exposed to water on a regular basis why not just use Titebond I (original Titebond). The biggest difference between the two is that Titebond II is more water...
Forum: Equipment   11-20-2009, 02:08 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 515
Posted By airborne_r6
All of the hydro dates on my tanks follow this...

All of the hydro dates on my tanks follow this format:

BIG NUMBER four little numbers or letters in two rows BIG NUMBER

The first big number is the month, I don't know what the four little ones...
Forum: Equipment   11-13-2009, 09:12 PM
Replies: 1,514
Views: 187,964
Posted By airborne_r6
If the issue is direct links to ebay why not just...

If the issue is direct links to ebay why not just post the item number, all it takes is a quick copy/paste of the item number into the search bar on ebay to bring up the post in question.
Forum: DIY   11-12-2009, 04:53 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 8,800
Posted By airborne_r6
It is possible to do it with some ballasts by...

It is possible to do it with some ballasts by wiring them a little differently, but generally they have to be designed to do that. I hear good things about Catalina's customer service, you may try...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   11-11-2009, 08:09 AM
Replies: 23
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Views: 1,456
Posted By airborne_r6
Welcome, you should be able to find just about...

Welcome, you should be able to find just about anything you wish to know here.
Forum: Equipment   11-11-2009, 07:59 AM
Replies: 1,514
Views: 187,964
Posted By airborne_r6
Late next week I should have a couple two stage...

Late next week I should have a couple two stage regulators up for sale on here. They are victor, dual-stage high purity series. I dont remember the numbers right now but they are perfect for our...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   11-10-2009, 01:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,371
Posted By airborne_r6
BAN taking SPAM and reposting it in the forum...

BAN taking SPAM and reposting it in the forum still makes it SPAM. :mad:
Forum: DIY   11-09-2009, 10:43 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 8,800
Posted By airborne_r6
Ah animals, natures favorite DIY helpers.

Ah animals, natures favorite DIY helpers.
Forum: Equipment   11-09-2009, 03:57 AM
Replies: 1,514
Views: 187,964
Posted By airborne_r6
Doesn't need to be stickied, its always at the...

Doesn't need to be stickied, its always at the top already.
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